FAQs: Can I Charge My Patient for Non-Covered Services?

We are in-network with several payers in our area. One payer’s fee schedule is capped at $41. Our fee for procedure code 98940 is $65.00, and this payer only reimburses $41.00. We no longer bill the payer for electric stim but would like to bill the patient. Can we charge a patient $10.00 for the electric stim? OOPS, this page contains content reserved for KMC University members. We’d love to welcome you to the KMC…

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Video: Wait! You May Not Be Able to Charge Your Patient for That!

Our Helpdesk has received an increase in calls about when an office can charge a patient for a non-covered service, or one that is bundled into a “per visit” or capitated plan. OOPS, this page contains content reserved for KMC University members. We’d love to welcome you to the KMC University family because there is an amazing amount of helpful content in the trainings and resources of the KMC University Library. Click here to learn…

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Are my Office Team and I Required to be Vaccinated if I Collect Money from Medicare?

This question comes up once a day. Dr. Grant Shapiro, MCS-P provides all the deets on the rules, the mandates, and what’s really required if you are an outpatient clinic. Finally, the answers you’ve been looking for! OOPS, this page contains content reserved for KMC University members. We’d love to welcome you to the KMC University family because there is an amazing amount of helpful content in the trainings and resources of the KMC University…

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Having Trouble with Your Cervicalgia Diagnosis Code?

Those M54.2 codes seems to be bouncing out there, if the calls and emails to our helpdesk are any kind of indicator. Check this quick video where Kathy explains what we think is happening and what you can do about it.

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KMC’s January 1st Tips and Tricks

In this HelpDesk video, KMC shares what you should be thinking about the first business day of January, shares information on Medicare Part C, and explains the new 2022 Medicare Part B deductible. To access this post, you must purchase KMCU Library Membership or Library Membership – Annual Subscription.

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Can We Send Patient Statements Without Patient Authorization?

In this HelpDesk video, we provide the answer about sending patient statements.

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